NOAA Web Site Link Tides and Currents Home Page Transparent placeholder image

Gloucester Point, VA - Station ID: 8637624

Established:May 16, 1950
Time Meridian:75° W
Present Installation:Jan 06, 2003
Date Removed:2003-09-18
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):3.57 ft. Mar 07, 1962
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-3.14 ft. Jan 31, 1966
Mean Range:2.38 ft.
Diurnal Range:2.69 ft.
Latitude37° 14.8' N
Longitude76° 30' W
NOAA Chart#:12241
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
4:58 AM
4:58 AMlow -0.1 ft.
10:51 AMhigh 2.3 ft.
4:50 PMlow 0.1 ft.
11:08 PMhigh 2.9 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the intersection of U.S. Highway 17 and State Road 1206 in Gloucester Point, proceed east on State Road 1206 for 0.08 km (0.05 mi) to State Road 1208, continue south on State Road 1208 for 0.5 km (0.3 mi) to the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS). The bench marks are on the VIMS property. The tide gages and staff are located on the VIMS Laboratory Pier.

Products available at 8637624 Gloucester Point, VA

Revised: 08/08/2018
NOAA / National Ocean Service
Web site owner: Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services